The 2017 IBB Poster Symposium was held on August 4, 2017 in the BioScience Research Collaborative (BRC) 1st Floor Exhibition/Event Hall. â€¨â€¨
Attended by more than 150 faculty, staff, interns and visitors, a total of 72 posters inspired by summer research were presented. The symposium featured the following 10 bio-related Rice undergraduate research programs: â€¨â€¨NSF REU in Multi-Scale Biomolecular Networks (BioNetworks), Joff Silberg and George Bennett, Program Directorsâ€¨; BioXFEL NSF Internship, George Phillips, Program Directorâ€¨; CPRIT Summer Undergraduate Program in Computational Cancer Biology, B. Montgomery Pettitt, Program Co-Directorâ€¨; Sustaining Excellence in Research (SER) Summer Scholars Program, Sandra W. Bishnoi, Veronica Leautaud & Rebecca Richards-Kortum, Program Directors; American Heart Associationâ€™s Summer Cardiovascular Research Internship Program (SCRIP), K. Jane Grande-Allen, Program Directorâ€¨; University of Texas at El Pasoâ€™s BUILDing Scholars Program, K. Jane Grande-Allen, Program Director; â€¨iGEM, Beth Beason-Abmayr, Primary PI & Joff Silberg, Secondary PIâ€¨; Biosciences Summer Research Institute (SRI), Susan Cates, Program Director; and BIOC 310/EBIO 306, Independent Research.â€¨â€¨ See the Rice News story!
Eight poster awards were given to the following summer interns:â€¨â€¨
Enjoy the 2017 IBB Poster Symposium Flikr photo gallery below (or in a glance)!